The Minister of foreign Affairs of France Jean-Marc Ayrault criticized the intention of the elected President of the USA of Donald trump to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from tel Aviv to Jerusalem, writes “Figaro”.
“I believe that this would be impossible, and that this would entail dire consequences,” – said the head of the foreign Ministry, calling the statements of D. trump’s “provocation.”
The newspaper reminds that in the moment in Paris is hosting an international conference on the Middle East, but Israel and the Palestinians to take part in it do not take.
D. trump during the election campaign showed great sympathy towards Israel. He urged the US to block a UN security Council resolution demanding that Israel halt settlement activity and promised to move the American Embassy from tel Aviv to Jerusalem.